• Eli "Ely" Wicoff  ‎(I120)‎
Prefix:
Given Names: Eli
Surname: Wicoff
Nickname: Ely

Gender: MaleMale
      

Birth: 19 September 1821 34 29 Middlesex Co., NJ, USA
Death: 15 March 1908 ‎(Age 86)‎ 301 Mayflower, Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA, USA
Personal Facts and Details
Birth 19 September 1821 34 29 Middlesex Co., NJ, USA

Occupation 1870 ‎(Age 48)‎ Tavern Keeper

Occupation 1880 ‎(Age 58)‎ Hotel Keeper

Burial 1908 ‎(Age 86)‎ Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA, USA
Cemetery: Homewood Cemetery

Death 15 March 1908 ‎(Age 86)‎ 301 Mayflower, Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA, USA

Cause of death: bronchial pneumonia
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Parents Family  (F38)
• Arthur Wyckoff
1787 - 1859
• Ann "Nancy" Norton
1792 - 1867
John Wyckoff
1814 - 1850
William Wyckoff
1818 - 1878
• Eli "Ely" Wicoff
1821 - 1908
Elizabeth Wyckoff
1824 -

Immediate Family  (F918)
• June Hurly
- 1851
• Joanna Wyckoff
1847 - 1930

Immediate Family  (F37)
Isabella "Isabel" Hughey
1822 - 1901
Mary Wycoff
1850 -
Robert Huey Wycoff
1854 - 1929
Edward "King" Wycoff
1856 - 1929
Emily Nancy "Emma" Wycoff
1857 - 1925
Francis "Fannie" Wycoff
1859 - 1928


Notes

Note
1860 ‎(and later)‎ PA Census shows addtional children Mary b.~1850, Robert, Edward, Emily, and Francis b. ~1860, and wife Isabella H. These children and wife may be a second marriage, although the 'H.' in Isabella's name corresponds to Catherine Harding's surname.

"The Wyckoff Family in America: a Genealogy" reports that Ely married Catherine Harding of Hightstown, NJ.

Note
INDUSTRIES OF PITTSBURGH.

Trade, Commerce and Manufactures.
HISTORICAL AND DESCRIPTIVE REVIEW.
For 1879.
For 1880.

Pittsburgh Chamber of Commerce — Germaula £aiih Building, corner Wood and D iamond Strtets,

WESTERN EXCHANGE HOTEL, Ely Wicoff, Proprietor, East Liberty.

The Western Exchange Hotel at East Liberty, opposite depot, is a four-story building 32x40, conveniently arranged
for the purpose, is prepared to accommodate a large number of guests, and stabling for about sixty horses. For Far-
mers visiting the East End markets, the Western Exchange is general headquarters, and Mr. Ely Wicoff, the proprietor,
is deservedly popular. The rooms are neatly and comfortably furnished, the table is first-class in every particular
and the rates reduced to popular prices. Mr. AVicoft'is a native of New Jersey and was born in 1822. He came to this
city in 1850. Twenty years of his life have been spent as a railroad contractor, but since 1865 he has been engaged in
the hotel business. He was formerly proprietor of a hotel on the South Side, but in February 1874 he assumed the
management of the Western Exchange, where he has built up a flourishing and satisfactory business, doing about
$3,000 to $5,000 per year.

Note
Death Certificate, reported by son Robert Wicoff, states Eli's mother was Ann Morton b. NJ, and father was Jonathan Wicoff b. NJ.

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Sources

Source
The Wyckoff Family in America: a Genealogy
Publication: William Wyckoff, Summit, N.J.: Wyckoff Association in America, 1950, 656 pgs.
Citation Details:  p. 299

Source
1860 PA Census
Citation Details:  Peebles Twp., Allegheny Co.

Source
1870 PA Census
Citation Details:  Allegheny Co., Robinson Township

Source
1880 PA Census
Citation Details:  Allegheny Co., Pittsburgh

Source
1900 PA Census
Citation Details:  Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co.

Source
website
Citation Details:  ­http­://­www­.­thehomewoodcemetery­.­com­/­content­.­php­?­cat­=­genealogy­&­page­=­records­

Source
Death Certificate
Citation Details:  Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA, USA

Source
City Directory
Citation Details:  1863 Pittsburgh PA, USA
  Text: Wicoff Ely, railroad contractor, n Oakland

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Family with Parents
Father
• Arthur Wyckoff
Birth 1 January 1787 28 22 Cranbury, Middlesex Co., NJ, USA
Death 22 August 1859 ‎(Age 72)‎
5 years
Mother
 
• Ann "Nancy" Norton
Birth 1792 30 24 East Windsor, Mercer Co., NJ, USA
Death 3 October 1867 ‎(Age 75)‎

Marriage: 14 March 1813
19 months
#1
Brother
John Wyckoff
Birth 1 October 1814 27 22
Death 5 August 1850 ‎(Age 35)‎
4 years
#2
Brother
William Wyckoff
Birth 30 June 1818 31 26 Middlesex County, NJ, USA
Death 22 November 1878 ‎(Age 60)‎
3 years
#3
• Eli "Ely" Wicoff
Birth 19 September 1821 34 29 Middlesex Co., NJ, USA
Death 15 March 1908 ‎(Age 86)‎ 301 Mayflower, Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA, USA
2 years
#4
Sister
Elizabeth Wyckoff
Birth about 1824 37 32 NJ, USA
Family with • June Hurly
• Eli "Ely" Wicoff
Birth 19 September 1821 34 29 Middlesex Co., NJ, USA
Death 15 March 1908 ‎(Age 86)‎ 301 Mayflower, Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA, USA
Wife
• June Hurly
Birth OH, USA
Death before 1851
#1
Daughter
• Joanna Wyckoff
Birth 22 May 1847 25 NJ, USA
Death 22 May 1930 ‎(Age 83)‎ Sandusky, Erie Co., OH, USA
Family with Isabella "Isabel" Hughey
• Eli "Ely" Wicoff
Birth 19 September 1821 34 29 Middlesex Co., NJ, USA
Death 15 March 1908 ‎(Age 86)‎ 301 Mayflower, Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA, USA
3 months
Wife
 
Isabella "Isabel" Hughey
Birth about 1822 PA, USA
Death 8 August 1901 ‎(Age 79)‎ East End, Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA, USA
#1
Daughter
Mary Wycoff
Birth about 1850 28 28 PA, USA
Death Date Unknown
4 years
#2
Son
Robert Huey Wycoff
Birth February 1854 32 32 Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA, USA
Burial 1929 ‎(Age 74)‎ Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA, USA
2 years
#3
Son
Edward "King" Wycoff
Birth March 1856 34 34 Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA, USA
Burial 1929 ‎(Age 72)‎ Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA, USA
10 months
#4
Daughter
Emily Nancy "Emma" Wycoff
Birth about 1857 35 35 Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA, USA
Death 30 August 1925 ‎(Age 68)‎ Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA, USA
3 years
#5
Daughter
Francis "Fannie" Wycoff
Birth October 1859 38 37 Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA, USA
Burial 1928 ‎(Age 68)‎ Pittsburgh, Allegheny Co., PA, USA